Child Nutrition Services
"Children must be healthy to learn...and they must learn to be healthy."
Free and Reduced-Price Meal Information and Application
The Mission of the Child Nutrition Services Section is to meet the nutritional needs of all students in Pitt County Schools. The program strives to nourish students so they are healthy, fit and ready to learn. The nutritional needs of students can be met through our Breakfast Program, National School Lunch Program, After School Snack Program, and the Summer Meals Program. The department also supports the Child Nutrition Personnel that work with our programs to maintain operational integrity and financial stability.
Welcome to the Pitt County Schools Child Nutrition Services page! Use the appropriate links on the left side of the screen to navigate through our site.
Child Nutrition Office
Breakfast Prices for 2016 - 2017
Breakfast will be $1.00 for students that pay full price and FREE for all students that qualify for free or reduced-price meal benefits.
State Funding Eliminates Fee for Students Qualified for Reduced-Price meal Benefits for Breakfast
Students that qualify for reduced-meal benefits will receive breakfast at no charge. Please encourage your students to enjoy school breakfast DAILY!
Lunch Prices for 2016 - 2017
Lunch will be $2.25 for students that pay full price and $.40 for students that qualify for reduced-price benefits.
Meal Benefit Application Deadline
Just a reminder, beginning on Monday, Tuesday, October 11, 2016 all students that have not received an approval letter from the Child Nutrition Department will be required to pay full price for breakfast and lunch. Please call the Child Nutrition Office at 830-4226 with any questions.
ADDITIONAL CHILD NUTRITION INFORMATION
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Pre-Pay Online Pay for Meals
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.